Even in death, veterans are not alone. Read more
The then-new Killeen police chief, not inexperienced at public speaking, had few pithy jokes ready for his first speech as chief last fall. Read more
Killeen City Council members are calling one of their peer’s Facebook comments concerning a controversial vote Tuesday on a street maintenance fee divisive and unnecessary. Read more
Although a $1.6 million street maintenance fee received a boost from the Killeen City Council on Tuesday, there are still weeks of deliberation left — and opportunities for council members to strengthen or weaken the initiative. Read more
Coryell Memorial Hospital in Gatesville is committed to eventually seeing the completion of a multimillion-dollar expansion after an explosion rocked the original construction site, leading to the deaths of three construction workers and injuring 13. Read more
The latest news to keep you informed on current races and issues.
Incumbent Mayor Frank Seffrood exchanged smiles and nods Tuesday morning with Azeita Taylor, who aims to take his spot in a runoff election officially scheduled as City Council canvassed Election Day results. Read more
Houston-based public accounting firm McConnell & Jones publicly presented the conclusions of its management audit Tuesday, Sept. 5, 2017, and with it, a 173-page report detailing problems and recommendations within city finances.
Better pay for Killeen’s employees. That was the intent was behind salary hikes in fiscal years 2014 and 2015, based on a consultant’s study that showed public safety employees, such as police and firefighters, were paid below market, and that 70 percent of overall city employees weren’t ade… Read more
When it comes to the cost of war, many Americans tend to think of money. Just how much of our tax dollars has the government spent so far in 17 years? Read more
PETRA, Jordan (AP) — In ancient times, Arab tribesmen dug diversion tunnels to protect their low-lying trading post of Petra against desert flash floods. More than two millennia later, an alarm system warns visitors if flood water rushes toward what has become Jordan's main tourist attraction. Read more
Copperas Cove's Madison Griffon dribbles around Pflugerville Hendrickson's Sarah Malinowski on Saturday during a Hill Country Classic semifinal in Marble Falls. Seventh-ranked Hendrickson topped No. 25 Cove 77-68.